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Director Daisuke Goto, the master of the cinematic Pink Eiga, is back with this retelling of the classic film noir, The Postman Always Rings Twice. A married woman, tasked with running her ... See full summary »

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Mayuko Sasaki ...
Tomiko Tachibana
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Ryûzô Sakata
Yoshikata Matsuki ...
Mamoru Tachibana
Koharu Yamasaki ...
Kyôko Yano
Hôryû Nakamura ...
Akira (as Banryû Nakamura)
Yukijirô Hotaru ...
Yutaka
Ken'ichi Kanbe ...
Patient on crutches
Shiori Kawamura ...
Nurse / Kaori
Hiroyuki Kawasaki ...
Hiroyuki
Kanae Mizuhara ...
Kanae
Kumiko Mori ...
Kumiko
Toshimasa Niiro ...
Akio
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Director Daisuke Goto, the master of the cinematic Pink Eiga, is back with this retelling of the classic film noir, The Postman Always Rings Twice. A married woman, tasked with running her handicapped husband's failing printing business, meets a drifter and they fall in love. Soon a plan to murder the husband is put into motion and the forces of fate begin to show their hand. Featuring bravura filmmaking, fantastic performances and steamy sex, the Mourning Wife is a worthy follow up for any fan of Daisuke Goto's masterpiece A Lonely Cow Weeps at Dawn. Directed by Daisuke Goto Written by Nadav Rechov

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1 December 2012 (USA)  »

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JPY 3,000,000 (estimated)
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